Professor Dominique Valla, Professor of hepatology, Université Paris-Diderot
City: Clichy-la-Garenne, 92110; and Paris 75018
Institution: DHU UNITY, Serviced “hépatologie, Hôpital Beaujon, APHP; and CRI, UMR 1149, Université Paris Diderot, and Inserm
Biography of Dominique VALLA
Dominique Valla is a professor of hepatology at Université Paris Diderot and Hôpital Beaujon (HUPNVS, APHP, Clichy, France). He was the head of liver unit in Hôpital Beaujon, from 1999 to 2013. He has founded and is directing the French reference center for vascular diseases of the liver. Since 2013, he has been the founding coordinator of Département hospitalo-universitaire (DHU) UNITY, a network connecting hospital units (Hôpitaux Universitaires Paris-Nord Val-de-Seine), university teams (Université Paris Diderot), and research groups (Centre de Recherche de l’Inflammation Paris-Montmartre, Inserm) focusing on digestive diseases.
His clinical activities are focused on rare liver diseases. He is involved in clinical research on portal hypertension, complications of chronic liver diseases, and vascular liver diseases.